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#15 Charge to Chuguev_Alt - PzC 03 Kharkov '42

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#15 Charge to Chuguev_Alt

By Saunders & Blackie (edited by VM)
Russia 0 - 2 - 4 Germany
Rating: 9.4 (4)
Games Played: 6
SM: 3
Turns: 24
Type: Custom
First Side: Russia
Second Side: Germany
Chuguev, 35km E of Kharkhov, May 16th, 1942: By the fifth day of the Soviet offensive, the Germans had gradually weakened their defenses in the Chuguev salient in an effort to stop the Russian thrust in the north at Staryy Saltov. Indeed, only up to 10 infantry battalions remained on the 60km front opposite the 199th and 304th Rifle Divisions. Furthermore, there were no Axis armored units in the area. The Soviet 38th Army on the north side of the salient had the fresh 114th Tank Brigade plus its own army reserves. To the south of the salient, the 6th Army had not yet committed the 21st or 23rd Tank Corps." WHAT IF" the Russians had recognized this opportunity and had taken the chance of committing their second echelon, plus their reserves, in a charge towards Chuguev and Zmiev to create their own pocket. [4500 sq Km - 24 Turns]
Player Voting Stats
Member Balance Enjoyment
Caronte's ProfileCaronte Well Balanced 9
Jesopi's ProfileJesopi Well Balanced 7
The_General's ProfileThe_General Well Balanced 8
vendetta's Profilevendetta Well Balanced 8
Gaming Records
1st Side Player 2nd Side Player Result Score
Germany vendetta's Profile vendetta vs. The_General The_General's Profile Russia Germany Minor Victory 42 18
Germany The_General's Profile The_General vs. vendetta vendetta's Profile Russia Germany Major Victory 54 6
Germany Fortynslow's Profile Fortynslow vs. Jesopi Jesopi's Profile Russia Germany Major Victory 54 6
Germany Deturk's Profile Deturk vs. Caseblue Caseblue's Profile Russia Germany Major Victory 54 6
Russia Caronte's Profile Caronte vs. smurf309 smurf309's Profile Germany Draw 30 30
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Caronte Frid Sep 11, 2015 8:04 am
Had great fun! As russian choose wisely where you want to cross the river with your southern tanks. Do not trust in your bridge engineers.
vendetta Sun Feb 07, 2021 7:44 pm
The battle was nail biting up until the end.